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A brief history of market efficiency


  • Elroy Dimson
  • Massoud Mussavian


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  • Elroy Dimson & Massoud Mussavian, 1998. "A brief history of market efficiency," European Financial Management, European Financial Management Association, vol. 4(1), pages 91-103.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:eufman:v:4:y:1998:i:1:p:91-103

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